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Did You Know...
  • Kentucky ranked 1st in Site Selection magazine’s annual Governor’s Cup award, recognizing the highest number of qualifying industry locations and expansions per capita in 2014.
  • Kentucky exports reached a record $27.5 billion in 2014, with products and services going to nearly 200 countries.
  • Kentucky is home to not one, but two major air cargo hubs, ranking the state 3rd in the nation in total cargo.
  • Kentucky’s industrial power costs are among the lowest in the U.S., and nearly 20 percent lower than the national average.

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Governor Cup Winners

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Kentucky has just been awarded the Governor’s Cup from Site Selection magazine. In 2014, Kentucky led all other states in the number of new and expanded facilities per capita. We stand ready to help you too.

Southern Business Magazine

Kentucky’s success in attracting and growing industry is being shared with the world. Southern Business & Development magazine features the Commonwealth’s economic prowess in its latest issue.

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